Fintech startup Flutterwave has partnered with Visa to launch a consumer payment product for Africa called GetBarter. The app-based offering is aimed at facilitating personal and small merchant payments within countries and across Africa’s national borders. Existing Visa cardholders can send and receive funds at home or internationally on GetBarter. The product also lets non-cardholders (those with accounts or […]
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What drives you? Businesses and enterprises are made up of people, and these people wear many hats, fill many roles in their personal and professional lives. Contrary to popular belief, there are number of factors beyond the hard numbers that drive success in business, finance and tech. Even failure plays an important role in driving […]
Hi! I’m Olugbenga (“GB”) – a Tech Nerd genuinely passionate about technology. If you sit in a conversation with me for five minutes, you would understand why. I love Arsenal, South African house music, and Coke! Now, I could spend the next few paragraphs talking about myself, but I’d rather talk about the rockstars on […]
We recently announced our completion of Series A Extension round of financing. The latest round of financing includes investments from Mastercard, CRE Ventures, Fintech Collective, 4DX Ventures, and Raba Capital, among others. Flutterwave has now raised over $20 million to date and our largest investors include Green Visor Capital and Greycroft Partners. As part of […]
Over the years, the biggest business opportunities in Africa were created through the export of raw and non-value-added commodities like crude oil, coal, cocoa, coffee, leather, gold, and several others. However today, a new generation of millionaires are being bred in Africa through new and unconventional business opportunities. From startups like Wallet.NG, that has built […]
Rave by Flutterwave is a solution [platform/service] that enables merchants accept [global] payments from card, bank accounts and USSD. In the past year, RAVE has been integrated into a number of online websites and platforms. In recent months, Megabet, an online gaming service, entered the Nigerian scene and reached out to Flutterwave to be […]
Do you remember hearing your parents talk about paying your foreign schools fees? Or hearing your Aunty complain about how she had to use cash to pay her medical bills when she went abroad for a check-up? If you do then you know how expensive and tedious it is to send money from a Nigerian […]